Molcho served as Netanyahu’s diplomatic envoy from 1996-99 and again since 2009.
Benjamin Netanyahu is frantically seeking to placate right-wing voters amid reports he accepted the 1967 borders as the basis for talks with the Palestinians, J.J. Goldberg reports.
Indications are mounting that the indirect Israeli-Palestinian cease-fire talks in Cairo could be heading for failure. J.J. Goldberg blames extremists on both sides.
Israel and the Palestinians are said to be near agreement on the terms for a long-term cease-fire for Gaza. J.J. Goldberg breaks down the demands on each side.
Israel’s delegation to peace talks will be headed not by one but by two chief negotiators — Tzipi Livni and her minder, Benjamin Netanyahu’s private attorney.